July 25th, 2014
Waning Crescent Moon
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Autumnal equinox 2010

The autumnal equinox occurs at 9:09 PM, MDT, on Wednesday, September 22, 2010. Also known as the fall equinox or September equinox, this event marks the beginning of Fall in the northern hemisphere. At this time the Sun is crossing…

Richard

Fall Arrives Tuesday, September 22

Today is the day. Autumn is finally here. The autumal equinox occurs at 3:18 pm on Tuesday, September 22. The Sun is crossing the celestial equator from the northern half of the sky to the southern half.

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Happy Day of Lammas!

What? You don’t know what the Day of Lammas is? Lammas is traditionally recognized as August 1st each year, and is celebrated by baking loaves of bread from the first wheat harvests. But there is a strong astronomical connection to…